CONGRESSWOMAN ELISE STEFANIK
H.Res. 742 is expected to be considered on the floor of the House on Tuesday, December 1, 2009, under a motion to suspend the rules, requiring a two-thirds vote for passage. The legislation was introduced by Rep. Jim Marshall (D-GA) on September 14, 2009.
H.Res. 742 would resolve that the House of Representatives:
• "Congratulates the Warner Robins Little League softball team from Warner Robins, Georgia, on winning the 2009 Little League Softball World Series Championship; and
• "Respectfully requests that the Clerk of the House transmit an enrolled copy of this resolution to the City of Warner Robins and each player, manager, and coach of the Warner Robins Little League softball team."
According to the resolution's findings, on August 19, 2009, the Warner Robins Little League softball team from Warner Robins, Georgia, defeated the Crawford Little League softball team from Crawford, Texas, by a score of 14-2 to win the 2009 Little League Softball World Series Championship in Portland, Oregon.